Silangkum, Municipality of Tipo-Tipo, Province of Basilan

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupMindanao
RegionAutonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao (ARMM)
ProvinceBasilan
MunicipalityTipo-Tipo
Postal code7304
Population (2015)1,705
Philippine major island(s)Basilan
Coordinates6.4764, 122.1502

Silangkum is a barangay in the municipality of Tipo-Tipo, in the province of Basilan. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 1,705. This represented 8.90% of the total population of Tipo-Tipo.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Silangkum is 1 to 4, with 295 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 80 and over, with 1 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 176
1 to 4295
5 to 9212
10 to 14182
15 to 19246
20 to 24167
25 to 29151
30 to 3479
35 to 3967
40 to 4465
45 to 4961
50 to 5433
55 to 5930
60 to 6415
65 to 6914
70 to 747
75 to 794
80 and over1
Total1,705

Historical population

The population of Silangkum grew from 625 in 1990 to 1,705 in 2015, an increase of 1,080 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 1.71%, or an increase of 145 people, from the previous population of 1,560 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
625
1,07210.64%
1,5027.50%
2,7118.48%
1,560-18.22%
1,7051.71%

Location

Silangkum is situated at approximately 6.4764, 122.1502, in the island of Basilan. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 298.1 meters or 978.0 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Silangkum shares a common border with the following barangay(s):

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Notes

  1. Data on population is from the Philippine Statistics Authority.
  2. Postal code information is from the Philippine Postal Corporation.